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Othello

Synopsis
The story in an animated version. All the lines spoken by the characters are Shakespeare’s own.
Series
Shakespeare: The Animated Tales
Language
English
Country
Great Britain; Former USSR
Medium
Television
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Transmission details
14 Dec 1994 (Channel: BBC2)
Duration
30 mins

Credits

Director
Nikolai Serebriakov
Writer
Leon Garfield; William Shakespeare
Contributor
Martin Lamb; Penelope Middelboe
Cast
Colin McFarlaneOthello
Sian ThomasDesdemona
Philip FranksMichael Cassio
Dinah StabbEmilia
Dinah StabbBianca
Gerard McSorley 
Philip BondNarrator
Simon LuddersRoderigo

Additional Details

Production type
Animation
Plays
Othello
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
The DVD contains all 12 animated tales in a 3-disc set.

Distributor

Name

Metrodome Distribution

Notes
Specialist distributor of quality, independent films, both theatrically and subsequently on DVD. DVD releases include new films, classic cinema, documentaries, animation, stage adaptations, television programming and historical drama. NB. Metrodome Distribution went into administration in 2016
Name

S4C International

Web
http://www.s4ci.com/english/homepage/index.asp External site opens in new window
Phone
02920 460312
Fax
02920 754444
Address
50 Lambourne Crescent
Llanishen
Cardiff
CF14 5WJ

Distributor (Sale)

Name

Retail outlets

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